A healthy life starts with a healthy bodyBecause this community is at its best when our people thrive, we make your physical and mental well-being a priority. Getting the most out of your time here depends on maintaining the balance of energy and peace of mind needed to take advantage of the many opportunities. Confidential, on-campus medical and counseling services are available at no additional cost to every Colby student. Health and Counseling services at Garrison-Foster Health Center provide education, care and preventative services to help you get the most out of your Colby education and build strong habits for a healthy life.
Contact Information, Hours, and Appointments
Office hoursHOURS Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Contact usGarrison-Foster Building, 2nd floor 4460 Mayflower Hill Waterville, Maine 04901 P: 207-859-4460 F: 207-859-4475 firstname.lastname@example.org
Office hoursMonday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m., 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
Contact usGarrison-Foster Building, Room 205 4490 Mayflower Hill Waterville, Maine 04901 P: 207-859-4490 F: 207-859-4495 email@example.com
After-Hours and Emergency Care
Health Services EmergencyFor medical emergencies on campus, call : 207-859–5911. Update * Fall 2020 : For the health and safety of all members of our community, including our Colby Emergency Response student workers, health emergencies will be handled by Colby Security for the first 2-3 weeks of the semester. As always, for ANY EMERGENCY call for assistance by dialing 207-859-5911.
After-Hours CareFor medical care when Colby Health Services is closed, please visit an area hospital or medical clinic.
Counseling Services EmergencyTo reach an on-call counselor during business hours, call 207-859-4490 and inform our Administrative Coordinator that you are having a mental health emergency. To reach Colby’s on-call counselor after hours, call 207-859-4490 and press “0”. For off-campus emergency support 24/7, call Crisis and Counseling Centers Crisis Line at 1-888-568-1112. If you have reason to believe a student is suicidal, consult the Colby College Protocol for Safeguarding Students at Risk for Suicide for guidance on how to respond.
Student Health Portal
The Student Health Portal is an online service for securely communicating through your medical record with staff at Health Services . Here, you can also access your immunization records, upload medical documents, complete pre-appointment forms, and review patient education from previous visits.